Ketamine‐induced vesicopathy: a literature review

  title={Ketamine‐induced vesicopathy: a literature review},
  author={S. Middela and I. Pearce},
  journal={International Journal of Clinical Practice},
  • S. Middela, I. Pearce
  • Published 2011
  • Medicine
  • International Journal of Clinical Practice
  • Ketamine consumption in on the increase as a recreational abuse substance. It is reported to cause lower urinary tract symptoms (LUTS), and published accounts of its deleterious effects are increasing. We reviewed the available literature regarding the urological impact of ketamine abuse and its management. Twenty‐two publications were found in total after a search of all databases including Pubmed, Medline and Google Scholar using the words ‘ketamine’, ‘bladder’ and ‘cystitis’ with no limits… CONTINUE READING
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